|The Coffee House - 21st Century Life - Mark Cohen|
What was just a few years ago an obscure issue of interest to but a handful of scientists and even fewer policy wonks, climate change is now the stuff of daily street conversation. Cindy Schwartz, director of the Maryland League of Conservation Voters, tells Mike Tidwell she’s never seen an environmental issue seize the public imagination as has climate change. She attributes the sudden awareness to the convergence of two events: Al Gore’s movie, An Inconvenient Truth, and the devastation wr...
Keywords: climate; League of Conservation Voters